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GUESS WHAT?! The Pitch: Brad Tinmouth, Piotr Adas and CN Tower Liquidation

Developed, curated and moderated by Maggie Flynn.

The Pitch
brings together Brad Tinmouth, Piotr Adas and CN Tower Liquidation to demonstrate and discuss their practices as artists who make marketing, sales pitches, and financial transaction an integral part of their work. Artists can expect useful tips on marketing. Art collectors will receive vital information on how to invest. Other points of discussion will include: the buyer-seller relationship, product values, business models and hustling.

THURS. SEPT. 15th!
@ 277.5 Augusta Ave.
Doors at 6:30 PM,
discussion starts at 7 pm.
Limited seating, come early!

For facebook event click here.

LIMITED TIME OFFER: Art products will be available for purchase after talk. Bring ca$h.

About the artists:
Piotr Adas, CEO of FASADE
Brad Tinmouth
CN Tower Liquidation (Sebastian Butt, Xan Hawes, Charlie Murray)


Guess What?! is a PWYC Talk Series Curated by Xenia Benivolski and Vanessa Rieger. All proceeds go to the artists.

The Homey Show

Studio members Vanessa Rieger and Xenia Benivolski have work in The Homey Show just down the street at Double Double Land!
On until July 29, 2010.
Double Double Land,
209 Augusta, Toronto.

The work assembled for exhibition recreates the domestic environment in its various forms, from functional home furnishings such as lamps made by Michael Comeau and Hugh Alexander Scott-Douglas, to reupholstered chairs by Jacob Horwood and ceramic dinnerware by Amy Bowles. The decorative, such as a handmade rug by Anthony Record and crocheted wall hangings by Eden Veaudry, are also included, as well as work that examines what makes a space a home, including family portraits by Adrienne Kammerer, and a blessing ritual performed in proxy, at the opening, by Mary Kidd.

The exhibition also features work by:
Cameron George Lee, Nikki Woolsey, Mark Delong, Sebastian Butt, Tara Downs, Anna May Henry, Georgia Dickie, Sandy Plotnikoff, Matt King, Xan Hawes, Julia Kennedy, Life of a Craphead (Amy Lam + Jon McCurley), Xenia Benivolski, Romy Lightman, Liam Crockard, Vanessa Rieger, Terrarea (Janis Demkiw, Olia Mishchenko, Emily Hogg), Augustina Saygnavong, Abby McGuane, Sojourner-Truth Parsons and Zeesy Powers.

All work is for sale.

The Homey show is curated by Sarah Butterill, Arielle Gavin, Jesjit Gill and Laura Mccoy.

11:11

Sebastian Butt, Janis Demkiw, Olia Mishchenko, Sandy Plotnikoff, and Christine Swintak have been working away at the white house for a show that opens this Saturday at the AGO;

…A Pop Oddity

11:11 | Sebastian Butt : Janis Demkiw : Olia Mishchenko : Sandy Plotnikoff : Christine Swintak

WITNESS MULTI-LOGICAL PERSUASIONS:.

Feat. components:

Her Ladyship
The Udder It
The EyePod
Faux Indiglo
Giant Cheetoh
Infinity Vat (Uncanny Pop)
BP Swamp Mix
No-Trip Hazards
Loose Liquids Simulation
False Fruit Flavours
No-Can Pops

and
then
some

Begins Saturday, June 5th 7-9pm

Art Gallery of Ontario, 317 Dundas Street W.
In the Young Gallery (beside FRANK Restaurant)

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